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Old 11-07-2012, 10:48 AM
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Forgot to add something learned; if you don't slow down you'll pull out your leader and line too fast and break the tip of your Sage. Doughhh! And how humbling the walk back to car is.
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Old 11-07-2012, 12:18 PM
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Don't rush on loose terrain, might fall on a rod (ask me how I know!)
--> and following, only buy rods with a no questions asked replacement plan

Pee before you get in the belly boat

Keep the line on the downwind side of your body in windy conditions

Quit casting so dang much

look for fish, then cast

wait 1 minute (count 60 seconds...) before recasting at a fish you just missed

Chill out. Have a smoke

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change depth before changing the fly

eat lunch, drink water. Thirst and hunger leads to slow reaction times

cheap waders leak within a week

piercing your ear doesn't hurt, removing the barbed hook kind of does

wishing won't make your girlfriend like fishing

don't tell anyone where you caught a personal best
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Old 11-07-2012, 12:31 PM
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Chill out. Have a smoke
Is that a Colorado smoke or something that comes from ol' Virginia

No seriously, I miss smoking and fishing. The time it takes to burn a cigarette is just about the same time that it takes a pea brained trout to forget you're standing there
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Its definitely a Colorado proposition 64 smoke!
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Its definitely a Colorado proposition 64 smoke!
I've always said that helps you to think like a fish !
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What were we taking about?
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I've always said that helps you to think like a fish !
That gives whole new meaning to fish rising!!
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From last weekend: when a really good fish goes on a run, while palming the reel keep your da*n thumb out of the way of the reel handle :-(
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On November 6, Colorado became the first state to legalize marijuana for recreational use. Does not become effective until January 2014 to give the State Revenue Department time to establish guidelines. Local jurisdictions can prevent sale within their boundaries. Law does not limit purchase to Colorado residents. Still illegal under federal law, so no one knows yet how that will play out.

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going for a swim in the middle of october, in the highlands of cape breton, with a rain/snow mix coming down is not pleasant

Brrrrrr........
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